My arthritis journey..

This has taken some serious balls to post to tell you the truth.. ๐Ÿ˜ฃ And Iโ€™m only posting with the love and support of my Growth Club Girls! ๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŒป and because my son took these pictures and then showed me that he added these โ€œLOVE YOURSELFโ€ graphics to the photo. ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ It hit me hard.Continue reading “My arthritis journey..”

Representation Matters

THIS GIRLโ€™S MAMA IS HAPPY TODAY! ๐Ÿ˜ After the school run I went to @sainsburys for some essentials, yes I was brave enough to do the food shop with two tired kids๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฝ & spotted this @mamalifemagazine ๐Ÿ˜ As a Mama, who works empowering Mamas, & a writer, based in Staffordshire, something tells me this caughtContinue reading “Representation Matters”

You can be happy.

Maybe you need to break up with your boyfriend.. Maybe you need to eat healthier.. Maybe you need to redecorate your home.. Maybe you need to start being creative again, sing, dance, write, draw & paint for fucks sake! Maybe, just maybe with making some small but COMMITTING to changes.. YOU CAN BE HAPPY. Itโ€™sContinue reading “You can be happy.”

You donโ€™t want to think about what you donโ€™t want..

If you think: ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to feel like sh** anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to have anxiety anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to be afraid anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to be skint anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to be insecure anymoreโ€™.. YOU arenโ€™t going to make the changes you want in your life!! Every time you thinkContinue reading “You donโ€™t want to think about what you donโ€™t want..”

FINALLY THRIVING.

๐ŸŒฟ Look whoโ€™s in the office with Mama again? My baby boy is better than he was, quite chatty today but heโ€™s still under the weather. So he needs to be with me. ๐ŸŒฟ Iโ€™m feeling so grateful that I can be there whenever they need me. That I can take care of my family,Continue reading “FINALLY THRIVING.”

Source

Source is like a ball of fire, the ball of fire. I came from it, yet when I touch it I wince at the singe of my fingertip. I suffer when I leave it. Source is the ball of fire. In which when I submerge myself, I will burn, I will shine and I willContinue reading “Source”

Receiving Criticism..

Something happened today.. As some of you may know I write creative pieces such as short stories, poetry etc. And today I was a part of a workshop in which four of my own poems were to be critiqued.. ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฌ Iโ€™d had fleeting thoughts about it last week but soon forgot about it. Last nightContinue reading “Receiving Criticism..”

Am I a crystal convert? ๐Ÿ’Ž

๐ŸŒฟ I really wasnโ€™t sure about all this crystal stuff before. But I L O V E this Rose quartz pendant. It may just be coincidence that Iโ€™m noticing a positive change when I have it on or close by me but it really doesnโ€™t matter. If I feel Fabulous, who cares why?? ๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿฅ‚ ๐ŸŒฟContinue reading “Am I a crystal convert? ๐Ÿ’Ž”

Model Launcher Bronzer (Beauty Review) ๐Ÿ’„

๐ŸŒฟ I have a new favourite bronzer. ย And this is it. ย  ย I’d not used any Model Launcher products until I tried this. ย The bronzer blends beautifully and is fabulous for contouring. ๐ŸŒฟ Although in this picture the product looks quite light I do think it will compliment a number of skin tones. The productContinue reading “Model Launcher Bronzer (Beauty Review) ๐Ÿ’„”

One of those days.

๐ŸŒฟ So this was my day today.. a series of messy mistakes. I forgot the kids had non uniform day, I missed my morning lecture as my daughter needed to see the doctor. I smashed the coffee jar, stalled the car, was late for the afternoon lecture and sweated the whole afternoon. BUT MORE IMPORTANTLY..Continue reading “One of those days.”

Creatingย 

๐ŸŒฟ Creating ๐ŸŒธCreating a legacy my children will be proud of, creating content to help girls and women, not only feel better, but FEEL F** FABULOUS about themselves & their life!! We only get THIS ONE!! ๐ŸŒฟThere are people, organisations, and networks present today, evident today & working today for the good of others thatContinue reading “Creatingย “

A dip. (Hypothyroidism)

๐ŸŒฟ Sharing this from @hypothyroidmom I’m having what I call ‘a dip’. ๐ŸŒฟIt’s just that, things become much more difficult, some impossible. But it’s just that. A dip. I will come back up and carry on, doing all the things I once; for a short while accepted that I wouldn’t be able to do. ๐ŸŒฟContinue reading “A dip. (Hypothyroidism)”

๐ŸŒฟ Exploring, a new season

๐ŸŒฟ As much as I detest the cold. The pain in my hip, the discomfort of shivering, & the inevitable deadly cold sores. ๐Ÿ˜ฉ๐Ÿ˜ท ๐ŸŒฟ I do love being seriously wrapped up and being on a speedy walk in the crisp air with my pooch ๐Ÿถ while my bairns ride their bikes ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿพ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ. ๐ŸŒฟ ThankContinue reading “๐ŸŒฟ Exploring, a new season”

Favourite Value Cleanser

๐ŸŒฟ After a busy day in Monte Carlo last night I used the last bit of this great cleanser. This is my favourite budget cleanser, it’s oil free, gently exfoliates and has been Fabulous for clearing up my skin with daily use.  ๐ŸŒฟ I would normally categorise my skin as combination or normal/oily. This hasContinue reading “Favourite Value Cleanser”

MaxFactor lip set review

๐ŸŒฟ I was so excited to receive this glam lip set from Max Factor to review and create a look! ๐Ÿ’„ ๐ŸŒฟ So here is my #MaxFactorMakeUp look and review, if you’d like to see the video on my YouTube channel just click here. ๐Ÿ’‹ (Product wearing in pictures: Honey Lacquer Floral Ruby) arch?q=Colour+elixir+lipstick&l=grid”>Colour ElixirContinue reading “MaxFactor lip set review”

Monday Mantra

๐ŸŒฟ MONDAY MANTRA:”All I Need Is Within Me Now.” ๐ŸŒฟ Repeat this mantra each morning, seven times. Each time accentuating one word. Starting with “ALL” the first time and accentuating “NOW” the seventh time. E.G:  “ALL I need is within me now.” “All I need is within me now.” “All I NEED is within me now.”Continue reading “Monday Mantra”

Sensationail ๐Ÿ’…๐Ÿผ GEL POLISH REVIEW

Really happy with this Fuse Gelnamel gel polish from Sensationail at Asda. ๐Ÿ’…๐ŸผI love saving money, a good DIY and with practise I will have fabulous nails to suit a good budget! ๐ŸŽ€ A cute pink ๐Ÿ’• since I’m filming my 1K Subscriber giveaway video today so had to look cute for you guys ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜Continue reading “Sensationail ๐Ÿ’…๐Ÿผ GEL POLISH REVIEW”

Captured moments of magic.. #TBT

Throwing it back to 2012. The year I gave birth to my second born. My son, my man, my boy. ๐Ÿ’™  Maternity leave was very much anticipated. Working full time with a one year old to 37weeks pregnant.. I was sooo ready.  I had been fortunate enough to get a new job, a promotion andContinue reading “Captured moments of magic.. #TBT”

Post Natal Throwback ๐ŸŒฟ

Here is a #throwback to a few years ago. I had two under two. ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿพ#Breastfeeding one on demand and #PottyTraining the other. ๐Ÿ™‡๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ#PostNatal hair loss #Hypothyroidism #depression and building #anxiety was challenging me day and night. ๐Ÿ˜–๐Ÿ’”I lost a lot of friendships, got made redundant, lost my career. Most days I was in the houseContinue reading “Post Natal Throwback ๐ŸŒฟ”

Two under two.

Now my son is almost 5 and my daughter is 6 and a half.  They are so independent now that as annoying as trivial needy moments can be, I find myself secretly relishing in them. “Mummy lie in bed with me” “No babe your a big kid now get to sleep night night I loveContinue reading “Two under two.”